Kurt McKee

lessons learned in production

Hey there! This article was written in 2009.

It might not have aged well for any number of reasons, so keep that in mind when reading (or clicking outgoing links!).

The standard unit

Posted 14 November 2009 in quote

While talking with a doctor at one of the sites I work at, she told this story:

"During my residency, a prescription pad was stolen from the office. A few days later I got a call from a pharmacist. "Now, I know you didn't write this prescription, but I just had to call and tell you about it. Someone just gave me a prescription for 'mophine...one pound'.""